Kotosh Archaeological Site
We can find the Kotosh Archaeological Site at Five (5) minutes away from the city of Huánuco, which is more than 4,000 years old, comprising a whole group of religious compounds. Among them, there is the Temple of the Crossed Hands, in which we may observe on the wall of a small room a pair of hands sculpted in stone and mud.
Conoc thermal baths
On the Vizcarra River banks, at two (2) kilometers at the Northeastern side of the City of Unión, we can find these two (2) baths, which are highly recommended for treating rheumatologic conditions. They have as background a beautiful landscape of the area.
Carnival of Huánuco and Carnival of Tomayquichua
On each town of the department of Huánuco, there are carnivals for several days and nights. In groups and troupes, Huánuco locals dance transmitting joy and fun. There are the famous Yunsas or tree trimmers, together with parades, and their queens are chosen during these carnival feasts.